Fr. Jerry Thompson is a Roman Catholic Priest ordained for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Fr. Jerry is in residence at Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Pico Rivera, California. He studied Liberal Arts and received his Bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia and graduated from Saint John’s Seminary Camarillo, California with a Master’s in Divinity. Fr. Jerry has a background in counseling psychology as well.
Fr. Jerry is 22 years ordained and was ordained by Cardinal Roger Mahony in 1994 at the former St. Vibiana Cathedral in Los Angeles. He has served in parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and as a hospital chaplain and serves at local Catholic cemeteries. He also leads world wide pilgrimages and most notably a walking pilgrimage, "The Way of Saint James to Compostella."
Fr. Thompson is a member of the Confraternity of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, a private association of clerics with other priests of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
Fr. Thompson has been involved in the Charismatic Renewal since the 1980's prior to being ordained. He has been a guest speaker at SCRC Conventions in Anaheim as well as the celebrant for Masses and Healing services for the SCRC youth tract. He has been involved in LIFE Teen Ministry and helps with the sacraments at youth retreats.
Fr. Jerry celebrates Charismatic Masses, Healing Services, Days of Recollections, Conferences and Lenten Missions in the Los Angeles Archdiocese as well and other Dioceses through out the United States and Canada.
Fr. Thompson who has a great devotion to our Blessed Mother, Saint Anthony and Saint James is also a Spiritual Director for pilgrimages though out the year and he organizes and walks the "Way of Saint James" to Santiago de Compostela yearly with a group of Pilgrims. We are now beginning to walk the Way of Saint James to Compostela twice a year.
Fr Jerry is available for Healing Masses, Conferences, Retreats, Days of Recollections and Parish Missions. Fr, Jerry is booking his calendar for 2016 (almost full) and 2017 now. Please contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org
To register on line for any of the Pilgrimages I have in the coming year follow the link below to Immaculate Tours.
Other Upcoming Pilgrimages
Holy Land and Rome 2016 with Fr. Jerry Thompson and Catholic Evangelist Richard Lane
I am a Diocesan Priest working for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and a member of the Confraternity of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. I celebrate Charismatic Masses and Healing Services;
As my calendar allows, please book 3 to 6 months in advance.
Being an amature photographer, most pictures on this site have been taken by me.
Basicila in Fatima
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A Roman built bridge
Dinner with fellow pilgrims
The Rock at town of Padron where Saint James preached
CIty of Santiago de Compostela as we walk into it on the last day.
The Saint James Cross